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Volvo Trucks Leads the Charge for Industrial Energy Savings

Volvo Trucks’ New River Valley (NRV) manufacturing plant in Dublin, Va. reduced its energy intensity by nearly 30 percent in just one year, making it the first company to meet a 10-year challenge set by the U.S. Department of Energy. The Department of Energy (DOE) launched the Save Energy Now LEADER Program in Oct. 2009 […]

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GM Ventures Invests in Battery Electric Bus Company

Part of a $30 million package to commercialize technology, including rapid-charging transit system. DETROIT – General Motors Ventures LLC will invest $6 million in Proterra Inc., a leading maker of zero-emission commercial transit buses, as part of its mission to invest in next-generation technologies that support innovation in the global transportation industry. GM Ventures is […]

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GM cancels plans to develop hybrid Cadillac

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Honda Launches 71 MPG Hybrid Fit Shuttle in Japan, Could Be US Bound

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A123 Systems announced it will supply batteries for Smith Electric Vehicles’ zero-emission, all-electric commercial vehicles

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